Security Consultant

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Devinix is looking for a consultant who will help our customers to build secure IT systems and who are triggered by working with the entire IT security and the customer's existing infrastructure solution.

We are therefore looking for a consultant with good analytical skills who will assess and quickly get an overview of the current IT security issues. After the assessment you are also triggered by working more hands-on with the customer's existing infrastructure solution and help them improve the IT-security. You have participated and completed assignments and projects of very high quality.

As a consultant you can work independently and you can also act as a team player who can lead, form and develop a team in the field.

The work is based within the larger Stockholm area, but occasional travels could be required depending on the ongoing projects.


Typical tasks

  • Conduct information security management reviews, risk auditing and information security management system (ISMS) assessments.
  • Ensure technical implementation and business processes are aligned
  • Lead the design, implementation, operation and maintenance of security management systems
  • Design, present and and implement guidelines for developing secure IT systems.
  • Analyze data security controls to identify weaknesses, and designed strategies to address gaps and non-compliance.
  • Review firewall, switch, router, workstation, and server configurations to ensure compliance with security policies and IT standards
  • Understand the risks associated with the inter-connectivity between complex system spanning multiple platforms.
  • Examine Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity plans and addressed short- and long-term critical business requirements.
  • Provide complex technical advice, recommendations and consultancy on networks, infrastructure, products and services supplied and written report for Executives/Stakeholders that explained the vulnerabilities and provided recommendation for mitigation.
  • The assignments may consist of the entire life cycle process or parts of feasibility study, design, implementation, documentation, analysis, support, audit and other related tasks. In addition, project and improvement work is also included.
  • Project management and project architecture. Review and analysis of delivered projects.

Professional strengths and Technical Skills

Softer skills include:

  • Ability to work as part of a team but also independently and on own initiative.
  • Analytical ability to break down problems into constituent parts.
  • Solid communication skills and expertise to translate technical jargon into business familiar language– both written and oral.
  • Proven ability to audit an IT environment and provide security and process recommendations.
  • Attention to detail


Harder skills; These include but are not limited to:

  • Network administration skills to test internal systems such as firewalls and IPS/IDS devices to ensure networks are safe.
  • Standards related to implementing a risk management framework including COBIT, ITIL, ISO 27001/2 and NIST.
  • Common programming languages including, C, C++, C#, Java, SQL or PHP.
  • Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems.
  • Encryption technologies, ethical hacking and penetration testing.
  • Ability to manage the Internet protocol suite which is the computer networking model and set of communications protocols used on the Internet including TCP and IP.

Project management skills and an ability to translate business requirements into technical IT security deliverables.



For a security consultant role, a degree in Information technology and Information Security or similar experience is required.


Certifications (for example):

Security certifications and brand specific certification programs

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)


CompTIA Security+

Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+)

Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)


For example, Cisco CCNA, Junos associate (JNCIA) and similar

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Certification Exam or Microsoft Azure Administrator Training & Certification


Experience (for example);

Experience in information security management and related functions such as IT Risk Management

Experience and ability to align information security policies with business requirements

Experience from translating information security requirements into IT security controls and measures

Project management skills and an ability to translate business requirements into technical IT security deliverables.



Fluent English in both spoken and written language (must have).

Colloquial Swedish spoken language or better is nice-to-have.

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